On the afternoon of June 27, Mr. Nishibori Shoji, the acting president of Nagano Japan-China Friendship Association, with a delegation of 13 members visited HAAFS on invitation. President Zhang Tielong and Vice-president Sun Shigang met with the delegation.
President Zhang Tielong expressed his sincere thanks to Nagano Japan-China Friendship Association for supporting the cooperation between HAAFS and the research institutions of Nagano. He affirmed the contributions of the association and said the cooperation and communication of the two sides had been practical and productive. He hopes the association will continue to play its role as the bridge and promote the in-depth collaboration between the two sides. Sun Fengguo, the director of International Cooperation Division of HAAFS, introduced the ongoing technological innovation in the academy. The two sides had discussions on mutually interested issues.
Liang Guohui, the director of the Department of Asian and African Affairs, Foreign Affairs Office of the People’s Government of Hebei Province, and persons from the Institute of Agro-resources and Environment, Institute of Cash Crops and International Cooperation Division of HAAFS attended the meeting.